English dictionary definition of:



  • strenuous effort
  • an energetic attempt to achieve something
  • an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)


  • be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight
  • to exert strenuous effort against opposition
  • climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
  • make a strenuous or labored effort


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Spellzone course content

View spelling list Words ending in gle and learn about the word struggle in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 26. Word endings: -le, and exceptions e.g. al, el, ol.

Scrabble score for struggle

Scrabble score = 10

Please note that scrabble only allows seven tiles to be placed at once.

generated at 16:04:42 on 18-11-19

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